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David Cicilline's Public Statements on Issue: Defense

Full Name: David N. Cicilline
Office: U.S. House (RI) - District 1, Democratic
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 1
Primary Sept. 9, 2014
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 07/15/1961
Birth Place: Providence, RI
Home City: Providence, RI
Religion: Jewish
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Date Title
Issue Position: Afghanistan
Issue Position: Jobs and Economic Growth
May 22, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Bipartisan Push to End Off-Budget Military Spending
May 22, 2014 Ending the War in Afghanistan
May 2, 2014 Lawmakers, Navy, & Electric Boat Employees Celebrate New Contract, Production, & Jobs in Rhode Island
April 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Stop Import of Military-Style Firearms
Sept. 26, 2013 Newport Daily News: Conversation Comes Full Circle
Sept. 15, 2013 Providence Journal - David N. Cicilline: U.S. Should Not Rush into Syrian War
Sept. 10, 2013 Cicilline Statement on President Obama's Address to the Nation on Syria
July 24, 2013 House-Passed Defense Appropriations Bill Includes Cicilline Amendment Boosting Funding for Veterans Health Care by $14 Million
July 23, 2013 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2014
July 11, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel - Afghan National Security Forces (ANSF)
May 24, 2013 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of U.S. Department of Defense - ENC Military Bases
Sept. 12, 2012 Cicilline Statement on Tragic Events in Libya
July 18, 2012 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2013
May 18, 2012 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013
May 4, 2012 The Huffington Post - Completing Our Work in Afghanistan
March 27, 2012 Letter to Leon E. Panetta, Secretary of Defense
Dec. 15, 2011 Troops Returning from Iraq
Oct. 3, 2011 The Hill - Rep. Cicilline Draws the Line on Protecting Social Security, Medicare Benefits
Sept. 26, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner
Sept. 21, 2011 Repeal of "Don't Ask, Don't Tell"
Sept. 21, 2011 Letter to Co-Chairs and Members of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
Sept. 4, 2011 Politifact - Cicilline Says He Opposed a Measure on Use of Deadly Force by Military Members Because It Didn't Change...
July 30, 2011 Statement on House Rejection of Senator Reid's Budget Control Act
July 12, 2011 Daily Kos - Time to Get Out of Afghanistan
June 28, 2011 The Providence Journal - Cicilline, in Letter to Obama, Urges Quicker Afghan Troop Withdrawal
June 27, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of The United States - Afghanistan Troop Withdraw
June 24, 2011 The Providence Journal - David Cicilline/James McGovern: Need a Plan to Pull Out All U.S. Troops
June 22, 2011 The Valley Breeze Newspapers - Cicilline: Seniors Have Earned Secure Retirement
June 22, 2011 Cicilline Statement on President's Afghanistan Speech
June 21, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States
June 3, 2011 U.S. Congressman Cicilline Offers Amendment to Fund Providence's First Responders
May 25, 2011 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 1540, National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscalm Year 2012
May 5, 2011 Bipartisan House Colleagues Support Exit Strategy From Afghanistan
May 2, 2011 Statement on $1.2 Billion Submarine
May 2, 2011 Statement on Death of Osama bin Laden
April 11, 2011 Cicilline Announces More Than $7.5 million for Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems
March 29, 2011 Cicilline Reaction to President's Speech on Libya
March 18, 2011 Out of Afghanistan By End of Year
March 16, 2011 Out of Afghanistan Caucus: United States' Fiscal and Security Needs Demand a Swift Withdrawal Beginning in July
March 10, 2011 McGovern Joins Colleagues Urging Rep. King to Focus on All Terrorist Extremism
March 10, 2011 Letter to Pete King, U.S. Representative, House Homeland Security Committee Chairman - Homegrown Terrorism
Feb. 24, 2011 Cicilline Meets Troops in Iraq
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: The War in Afghanistan
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Afghanistan
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: The War in Afghanistan
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